God’s Timing is Perfect!

  Hello, my name is Barbara and I wrote a three part series last year titled Being Married to an Un-Saved Man. I mentioned then that I saw a change in Stan at that time. Well I have so much more to say about this. This year around Easter, I experienced some mild health issues.  […]

1 Samuel 16:4-5

1 Samuel 16:4-5, “And Samuel did that which the LORD spake, and came to Bethlehem. And the elders of the town trembled at his coming, and said, Comest thou peaceably? And he said, Peaceably: I am come to sacrifice unto the LORD: sanctify yourselves, and come with me to the sacrifice. And he sanctified Jesse […]

The Tongues Phenomenon Part 9

1 Corinthians 14:10-11, “There are, it may be, so many kinds of voices in the world, and none of them is without signification. Therefore if I know not the meaning of the voice, I shall be unto him that speaketh a barbarian, and he that speaketh shall be a barbarian unto me.”   There are in […]

Galatians 1:1-2

  Galatians 1:1-2, “Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead;) And all the brethren which are with me, unto the churches of Galatia.”  Men and Man are the same word in Greek.  It means human being.  The key words […]

The Tongues Phenomenon Part 8

  1 Corinthians 14:7, “And even things without life giving sound, whether pipe or harp, except they give a distinction in the sounds, how shall it be known what is piped or harped?”  Things without life is speaking of inanimate objects that have never been alive.  Sound in Greek means tone or sound.  Distinction in […]

The Tongues Phenomenon Part 7

  1 Corinthians 14:5, “I would that ye all spake with tongues, but rather that ye prophesied: for greater is he that prophesieth than he that speaketh with tongues, except he interpret, that the church may receive edifying.”  The word  “I” in Greek means but or also.  Would in Greek is prefer, desire, choose or […]

1 Samuel 16: 1-3

1 Samuel 16:1, “And the LORD said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? fill thine horn with oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse the Bethlehemite: for I have provided me a king among his sons.”  The word mourn in Hebrew […]

The Tongues Phenomenon Part 6

Now we will explore 1 Corinthians 14.  This chapter, outlines what tongues was in detail and how it was to be used.  I have been convinced after studying this chapter thoroughly that, as of yet, I have not seen nor heard any person or group, on either side of this issue explain it correctly. 1 […]

Galatians Introduction

  The first thing to know about Galatians is that Galatia is not a city, it is a region.  Galatia is a region in Asia Minor.  So, when the epistle is written it is written to many churches not just one.  The people of this area were very prone to change, fond of showing off, […]

The Tongues Phenomenon Part 5

This may be the toughest part of this study to understand.  I ask that you throw away any pre-conceived ideas of tongues and let’s look at this together. 1 Corinthians 13:8-13, “Charity never faileth: but whether there be prophecies, they shall fail; whether there be tongues, they shall cease; whether there be knowledge, it shall […]